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red mail Joseph NORRIS/williams
Please does anyone have any info on John Norris c 1776 married Hannah Williams 1791 Stoke Abbot Dorset. 7 known children..Ann Norris 21 Aug 1808.who did she marry? Hannah Norris 22 Aug 1819 what happened to her? and JOSEPH NORRIS c 1814 Did these last three children have Hannah williams as their mother Do you know the answer please. let me know
red mail Webber
Looking for the family of Emily Webber, born about 1852 Stoke Abbott. Emily was the daughter of Walter and Ann.
red mail George Davey
Looking for information on George Davey, born in Stoke Abbott Dorset in 1819, or any information on hios decendants.
red mail Hansford
My great grandmother Elizabeth STANTON née HANSFORD was born 20-10-1825 in Stoke Abbot of William Hansford 1789-1825 and Sarah née HOPKINS 1794-1855. After William's death Sarah married William COOMBS and had at least three daughters in Stoke Abbot before the whole group, including her Hansford children, moved to Stoke-sub-Hamdon in Somerset.
Ansells prior to 19 century
Rev Thomas Ansell - father William Ansell of Burford, Oxfordshire> Large family. William was tanner in Wantage, Berks where Thomas was born but moved back to Burford when tannery sold. We have the Burford tree and many family wills.
Lost 19th Century Ansells
I'm looking for any information on the Ansell family of Stoke Abbott between 1844-1877. Names include the Rev. Thomas, the Rev. Edward, the Rev. John, and Miss Ellen Ansell. Thomas spent time in Nova Scotia, 1863, as did Edward, 1875.
Roper's In Stoke Abbott
In 1569 the Tudor Muster Roll listed Andrew ROPER as a billman living in the Marshwoode Tything in the Hundred of Whytchurch. But he was buried in Stoke Abbott. He had 4 children, Wiilliam, Robert, Alice and John. All, except John, remained in StokeAbbott. The family lived in the village until around 1650. They married into local families GAYLORD, LORING,HICKS, CHICK and COOPER. I am happy to exchange information with anyone researching these families.
red mail Canterbury / Seal
Robert CANTERBURY s/o Robert CANTERBURY and Tamsen (widow of GRANT) christened at Stoke Abbott 1 July 1744 married Mary SEAL d/o Richard SEAL and Elizabeth WRIXON christened 27 April 1746 at Stoke Abbott. Robert was buried at Stoke Abbott 14 July 1814 and Mary was buried at Stoke Abbott 23 November 1834. The marriage was at Stoke Abbott 8 April 1776 and 4 children have been located, all christened at Stoke Abbott. Richard (1776), James (1778), Elizabeth (1784) and Robert (1786). My direct line is through Richard (1776) (refer entry CANTERBURY / TUCKER)
red mail Canterbury/grant
Robert CANTERBURY s/o Robert CANTERBURY and Elizabeth christened 16 September 1705 married (1) Ann, (2) Dority TRENCHARD, (3) Tamsen GRANT (widow). Robert and Tamsen were married at Stoke Abbott 9 March 1734/35. Four children located, all christenedat Stoke Abbott, Joan (1736), Mary (1737/38), Sarah (1742) and Robert (1744). My direct line is through Robert (refer entry CANTERBURY / SEAL)
red mail Robert Canterbury
Robert CANTERBURY s/o Richard CANTERBURY christened at Stoke Abbott 14 July 1672, buried about 1746. He married Elizabeth about 1699 and son Robert was christened 16 September 1705.
red mail Canterbury / Tucker
Richard CANTERBURY s/o Robert CANTERBURY and Mary SEAL christened at Stoke Abbott 11 August 1776 married Elizabeth TUCKER d/o William TUCKER and Elizabeth christened at Beaminster, Dorset 2 June 1781. Richard and Elizabeth married at Beaminster 10 February 1807. Richard was buried at Stoke Abbott 13 November 1836 and Elizabeth was buried at Stoke Abbott 16 September 1856. 9 children located,the first 4 christened in Beaminster Mary Anne (1809) William (1812) Charles (1814) and Charlotte (1816).The other 5 were christened in Stoke Abbott: Job (1818) Caroline (1821) Harriet( 1823) Bethiah (1825) and George (1827) My direct line is through Caroline (refer entry SWAFFIELD / CANTERBURY)
red mail Seal / Canterbury
George SEAL born about 1585 at Stoke Abbott married (1) Alice CHAMBERLYN 8 Feb 1605/06 at Stoke Abbott and (2)Luce CANTERBURY at Stoke Abbott 25 May 1608. Son Thomas christened 2 Sept 1611 at Netherbury, Dorset. Thomas later married at Stoke Abbott -see entry for SEAL / PAVIE.
red mail Swaffield / Canterbury
John SWAFFIELD. s/o Thomas SWAFFIELD and Mary WHITTLE christened 8 June 1819 Closworth, Somerset married Caroline CANTERBURY, d/o Richard CANTERBURY and Elizabeth TUCKER christened 11 March 1821 at Stoke Abbott. John and Caroline married at Stoke Abbott 4 March 1841. John was buried at Stoke Abbott 23 Dec 1849, Caroline remarried Job WAKELY and she was buried at Stoke Abbott 1 Nov 1895. Children all christened at Stoke Abbott - George(1841) John (1843) Thomas (1845) Ann (1848) Martha Mary (1850 - died as an infant) My direct line is through John (1843)

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